On This Day

Famous People Who Died in June 1857

  • Jun 8 Douglas William Jerrold, British playwright and satirist (b. 1803)
  • Jun 19 Alexander Twilight, American politician and minister, first African American to graduate and hold political office, dies at 61
  • Jun 28 Joseph Fischhof, Czech-Austrian pianist and composer, dies at 53
  • Jun 30 Alcide d'Orbigny, French naturalist, dies at 54